solarisBank

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solarisBank develops a banking platform. Its platform enables startups, fintechs, and established digital companies to create custom solutions for their unique financial needs. The Company also provides various compliant payment services, including e-money issuing and escrow solutions; support services for account creation and maintenance, and transaction services, as well as deposit and credit business.

TypePrivate
Founded2016
HQBerlin, DE
Websitesolarisbank.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)295(+2%)

Key People/Management at solarisBank

Andreas Bittner

Andreas Bittner

Executive Member of the Board & Co-Founder
Hima Mandali

Hima Mandali

Chief Technology Officer
Thom Rasser

Thom Rasser

CFO
Jörg Howein

Jörg Howein

CPO
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solarisBank Office Locations

solarisBank has an office in Berlin
Berlin, DE (HQ)
2 Anna-Louisa-Karsch-Straße
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solarisBank Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2016

solarisBank total Funding

$111.9 m

solarisBank latest funding size

$70.26 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

solarisBank investors

solarisBank's latest funding round in March 2018 was reported to be $70.3 m. In total, solarisBank has raised $111.9 m
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solarisBank Online and Social Media Presence

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solarisBank News and Updates

SolarisBank launches subsidiary digital assets

solarisBank, the tech company with a banking license, publicly announced the foundation of its subsi...

SolarisBank names new CTO/CFO

solarisBank, the technology company with a banking licence, is adding internationally experienced ba...

Penta, the digital SME banking upstart, appoints co-founder of solarisBank as new CEO

Hon on the heels of being acquired by company builder Finleap, German SME banking upstart Penta has appointed a new CEO. Marko Wenthin, who previously co-founded solarisBank (the banking-as-a-service used by Penta), is now heading up the company, having replaced outgoing CEO and Penta co-founder Lav…

SolarisBank becomes Alipay acquirer for European merchant network expansion

solarisBank, the technology platform with a banking license, announced today its partnership with Al...

German crypto bank opens for business; solarisBank wins digital asset deal with Boerse Stuttgart

German cryptobanking startup Bitwala has opened for business, onboarding 40,000 pre-registered custo...

Cooperative banks take advantage of new solarisBank offer for identification solutions

SolarisBank, the technology platform with a full banking licence, announced today the launch of its...
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solarisBank Blogs

How banking as a service can open the doors to Europe’s mobile banking market

As our informed readership, all of you are aware that mobile banking is on the rise in Europe. Where in 2017 only 48% of Europeans used their smartphone to bank, in 2018 this number jumped to 61% (1). In places like the digitally savvy Nordic states, we see that mobile banking is experiencing an esp…

Interview with Delia König: Forbes 30 under 30 in Finance

— Interview by James Bessenbach, Communications & Marketing solarisBankWe are proud to announce that yet another overachiever from the ranks of solarisBank has been bestowed with the prolific “Forbes 30 under 30” title. Delia König, the managing director of our newly established Identity Unit, h…

solarisBank’s Insiders Share Their Predictions For 2019

solarisBank’s insiders share their predictions for 20192018 has been a momentous year not just for solarisBank, but for the banking and fintech industry at large. But 2019 is already in full swing and leaves us little time to dwell in the past. Thus, we’ve decided to take a look beyond the buzzwords…

Why a digital business KYC is crucial for customer experience

By Simon Bär, Junior Product Manager, and Delia König, MD Identity UnitJackie was running late for her appointment to open a business bank account at a bank branch in the center of Berlin. Her most recent promotion had landed her the coveted CEO role at the medium-sized company she worked at, and sh…

The Learning Framework - enabling solarians to shape their careers

In our more than two years of operation, solarisBank has grown in many ways: the range of products, number of partners and of course also number of employees. As of August 2018, more than 180 solarians work at our offices in Berlin.Working in the fast-paced environment of fintech, many solarians pos…

solarisBank Core Banking: beginning of a journey

As a tech company with a banking license, we at solarisBank are excited to start introducing more tech-related topics on our blog. Our tech team members already present these at various meetups and conferences, but we want to dive a bit deeper and showcase some of the cogs and wheels behind our bank…
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solarisBank Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was solarisBank founded?

    solarisBank was founded in 2016.

  • Who are solarisBank key executives?

    solarisBank's key executives are Andreas Bittner, Hima Mandali and Thom Rasser.

  • How many employees does solarisBank have?

    solarisBank has 295 employees.

  • Who are solarisBank competitors?

    Competitors of solarisBank include Kudi, Instant Financial and TickCOM.

  • Where is solarisBank headquarters?

    solarisBank headquarters is located at 2 Anna-Louisa-Karsch-Straße, Berlin.

  • Where are solarisBank offices?

    solarisBank has an office in Berlin.

  • How many offices does solarisBank have?

    solarisBank has 1 office.